Neshama Franklin is an omnivorous reader who needs to keep track of all she reads and then shares the best of the bunch. She's worked at the Fairfax library for a quarter century plus, has a radio show where she reads what she loves, including reviews, and hosts Marin Poets Live!
This installment: a kids’ novel about dyslexia (f); Pollan on psychedelics—mind-blowing! (nf); an immigrant in France (f); a chronicle of Lyme disease (nf); and a teen novel about ADHD. Fish... read more →
This installment: a magical teen fantasy (f); dysfunctional Greeks in America (nf); more from Rakoff--delicious (nf;) African American in the ear (CD-f); expats in Japan-- short stories (f);and South Indians... read more →
This installment: poems for teens-- and everyone (nf); fiercely intelligent essays (nf); an iconoclastic summer camp gone awry (f); a creepy Japanese mystery (f); and black lives matter for kids—and... read more →